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Lamberhurst
 

Lamberhurst, St Mary the Blessed Virgin


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Details of the Bells

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Weight
(Prior to retuning)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned
Tenor 13-0-1713-3-1643" F 1779 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1925 Gillett & Johnston
5 10-2-1911-0-540" G 1779 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1925 Gillett & Johnston
4 8-1-48-3-036⅜" A 1779 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1925 Gillett & Johnston
3 6-3-2533⅜" B♭ 1925 Gillett & Johnston, Croydon Never
2 6-0-246-2-1432⅛" C 1779 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1925 Gillett & Johnston
Treble 4-3-35-0-029" D 1776 Pack & Chapman, Whitechapel 1925 Gillett & Johnston

Inscriptions

Earlier bell

Bell Weight
(most recent)
Diameter Note Date Founder Retuned Fate
3rd33¼"1779Pack & ChapmanNeverRecast 1925

History

1779 6 bells cast by Pack & Chapman.
1925 3rd recast by Gillett & Johnston who tuned and rehung the remainder in a new cast iron H frame.

Recent Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2016-03-035040 Surprise Minor
2007-10-185040 Plain Bob Minor
1996-09-285040 Minor
Recent Quarter Peals
The most recent performances, according to BellBoard.
2017-06-211260 Buxton Bob Minor
2017-06-031260 Plain Bob Minor
2017-04-101260 Julie McDonnell Doubles
2016-12-121260 Julie McDonnell Bob Doubles
2016-05-311272 Ipswich Surprise Minor
2015-02-071260 St Clements C Bob Minor
2014-11-231320 Plain Bob Doubles
2014-04-151260 Plain Bob Doubles
2013-09-251260 Plain Bob Doubles
2012-06-071260 Doubles (3m)
2011-10-241296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
2010-10-231260 Plain Bob Doubles
2009-10-261260 Called Changes
2008-12-131296 Cambridge Surprise Minor
2008-11-151260 Plain Bob Doubles
2008-04-041260 Minor
2008-02-091260 St Clement's College Bob Minor
2006-03-111320 Doubles (3m)
Full list of peals here
Full list of quarters here

Love's Guide to the Church Bells of Kent Page updated: 1 April 2016